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Dr. Emmanuel Effiong Edet

Associate Professor
Biochemistry
emmanueledet@unical.edu.ng

Synopsis

I am an Associate Professor of Nutritional Biochemistry in the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences. My teaching interest include Lecturing undergraduate and post-graduate students. I am currently serving as the Head, Department of Biochemistry. My primary research interest include; Nutritional Biochemistry, Clinical Nutritional Biochemistry and Medicinal plant research. I currently reside with my family in Calabar. In my my time I love farming, reading, traveling and house keeping.

Publications

Publications by Emmanuel Effiong


Emmanuel Effiong Edet, Ogama Byron Owai, Item Justin Atangwho, Ofem Effiong Ofem, Desmond NwabuobiAnaka.(2017). Comparative in vitro antioxidant properties of water juice from selected African fruits consumed in Calabar, Cross River State (CRS), Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. Vol23:81-86


Emmanuel Effiong Edet,  Desmond Nwabuobi Anaka, Justin Item Atangwho, Daniel Ejim Uti. (2017). A comparative study of the antioxidant properties of some edible and medicinal seeds and leaves consumed in Calabar.  International Journal of Sciences. Vol.6:1-5.


Dennis  Amaechi, E. O. Udosen,  E. E. Edet, P. E. Nelson & O. V. Okonkwo. (2017). Effect of ethanolic leaf  extract of Solenostemon monostachyus on blood glucose level and histopathological parameters in STZ-induced diabetic Wistar albino rats. Anatomy Physiology and Biochemistry International Journal .2(5):001-006


Julie Omaghomi Jemide,  Emmanuel Effiong Edet,  Ekerette Emmanuel Udoh, Henrietta Nkechi Ene-Obong,  (2016).  Health-seeking behaviours of mothers of under-five children in Calabar South Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research.Vol.6 Issue5:214-223.


Julie Omaghomi, Henrietta NkechiEne-Obong, Emmanuel Effiong Edet, Ekerette Emmanuel Udoh.(2016). Association of material nutrition knowledge and child feeding practices with nutritional status of children in Calabar South Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria.International Journal of Home Science. 2(1):293-298


Edet, E. E., Ofem, J. E., Igile, G. O., Ofem, O. E., Zanaib, D. B., & Akwaowo, G. (2015). Anti-oxidant capacity of African seeds and vegetables and correlation with the content of ascorbic acid, phenolics and flavonoids. Journal of Medicinal Plant Research. Vol. 9 (13), pp. 454-461.


Dennis Amaechi, E. O. Udosen, E. E. Edet, E. E. Asanga & A. E. Mbakwe (2015). Lipid profile status of Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats treated with ethanolic   leaf extract ofSolenostemon monostachyus. Journal of Medicinal Plant Research. Vol. 9 (8), pp. 289-293.


G. O. Igile, G.A. Essiet, F.E. Uboh, E. E. Edet.(2014). G. O. Igile, G.A. Essiet, F.E. Uboh, E. E. Edet.(2014). Rapid method for the identification and quantification of allantoin in body creams for regulatory activities. International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences Volume3 Number 7 pp. 552-557.


Friday, E Uboh, Iniobng, E. Okon, Emmanuel E. Edet. (2013). Location ofplanting dependent contamination of fluted pumpkin (Telfairiaoccidentalis) leaves with heavy metals. Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences 1 (2) 18-22.


Edet, E.E., Adewuni, D, Uti, D. E. (2013). Effect of ethanolic leaf extract of Anacardiumoccidentaleon histoarchitecture of brain and kidney. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences 32(32):1260-1266.


Efiong, E.E., Iwara, A. I., Igile, G.U., Edet, E.E., Ebong, P.E., Itam, E.H. (2013). Combined leaf extract of Moringaoleifera and Ocimumgratissimumameliorated diabetes-induced hyperlipidaemia in diabetic Wistar rats. International Journal of Biochemistry. Photon 108:249 – 254.


Edet, E.E., Uti, D. E., Edet, T. E., Akpanabiatu, M. I. & David-Oku, E. (2013).Intragastric administration of Gongronemalatifolium leaf extract lowers fasting blood glucose in diabetic rats.Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences33(33):1495-1501.


Emmanuel E. Edet, Moses U. Kingsley, Kenneth K. Enang, Victor I. Silas, Edwin A. Ananah, Monday I. Akpanabiatu (2013).  Gongronemalatifolium leaf extract supplemented with vitamin E and B-carotenes enhances anti-oxidant status of some biological trace elements in Wistar albino rats.Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences 32 (32):1267 -12 74.


Item J. Atangwho, Emmanuel E. Edet, Godwin E. Egbung, Daniel E. Uti & Patrick E. Ebong. (2013). Effect of Vernoniaamygdalina supplemented diet on selected tissues function in diet-induced obese rats. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol.7 (25) 1825-1832.


E. E. Edet, E. David-Oku, M. I. Akpanabiatu, G. O. Igile, B. Mgbeje, G. E. Egbung& F. E. Uboh. (2013). Clinical significance of the effect of Gongronemalatifolium leaf extract on some serum enzymes in diabetic rats. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences 29 (29):781-787.


Item J. Atangwho, Emmanuel E. Edet, Godwin E. Egbung, Daniel E. Uti & Patrick E. Ebong. (2013).Effect of Vernonia amygdalina supplemented diet on selected tissues function in diet-induced obese rats.Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol.7 (25) 1825-1832.


E. E. Edet, F. E. Uboh, T. E. Edet, I.J. Atangwho, David-Oku. (2012). Effect of Gongronemalatifolium leaf extract on some kidney enzymes and protein levels in diabetic and non -diabetic rats.  Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences 21 (15):1 - 4.                                                                                                               


Akpanabiatu Monday Isaiah, Otiloju Olawale, Edet Emmanuel Effiong, Ndem Jessie. Idongesit, Uwah Anthony Fidelis, Ufot Usenobong Friday (2012). Vitamin E supplementation with Rauwolfiavomitoria root bark extract improves haematological indices.North American Journal of Medical Sciences Volume 9, Issue 2 p. 86-9.                                                                                                    


F. Uboh, M.  Akpanabiatu, E. Edet ,P. Ebong1\, (2011). Vitamins A,C & E ameliorate gasoline vapour-induced toxicity effect on sex hormonal levels in female rats. General Endocrinology {Acta Endocrinologica (Bac)}, vol. VII no. 2. pp. 189 – 198.


E. E. Edet, I. J. Atangwho, M. I. Akpanabiatu, T. E. Edet, F. E. Uboh, E. David-Oku, (2011). Effect of Gongronemalatifolium leaf extract on some liver enzymes and protein levels in diabetic and non-diabetic rats. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences 1 (5):104 - 107.


Friday E. Uboh, Monday I. Akpanabiatu, Emmanuel E. Edet, & Iniobong. E. Okon (2011). Distribution of heavy metals in fluted pumpkin (Telfairiaoccidentalis) leaves planted at different distances away from the traffic congested highways.International Journal of Advanced Biotechnology and Research Vol. 2, Issue2 pp. 250 – 256.                                                                            


E. E. Edet, M. I. Akpanabiatu, F. E. Uboh, T. E. Edet,  A, E, Eno, E. H. Itam I. B.  Umoh,  (2011).  Gongronemalatifolium crude leaf extract reverses alterations in haematological indices and weight-loss in diabetic rats.Journal of Pharmacology and Toxicology 6 (2): 174 – 181.


F. E. Uboh, E. E. Edet, M. U Eteng, E. U. Eyong(2010). Comparative effect of aqueous extract of Guajavaleaves and ascorbic acid on serum sex hormone levels in male and female rats. Journal of Applied Sciences Research 6 (4): 275 – 27.                  


M. I. Akpanabiatu, I. B.  Umoh, E. E. Edet, T. Ekanem, S. Ukaffia, &  J. I. Ndem (2009). Effects of interaction of vitamin A and Rauwolfiavomitoria root bark extract on marker enzymes of cardiac diseases.Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry 24 (3):241–244.


F. E. Uboh,  M. I. Akpanabiatu, Y. Alozie,  E. E. Edet, J. I. Ndem, P. E. Ebong, (2009). Comparative effect of vitamin A and E on gasoline vapour-induced haematoxicity and weight-loss in male rats.International Journal of Pharmacology 5 (3): 215 – 221.                                                                                                                     


M. I. Akpanabiatu, I. B. Umoh, E. U. Eyong, E. E. Edet & F. E. Uboh (2006). Influence ofRauwolfiavomitoriaroot bark extract on cardiac enzymes of normal albino rats. Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants Biopharmaceuticals 14 (13): 297- 304.


M. I. Akpanabiatu, I. B. Umoh, E. O. Udosen, A. E. Udoh & E. E. Edet   (2005). Rat serum electrolytes, lipid profile and cardiovascular activity on Nauclealatifolia leaf extract administration. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry, 20 (2) 29 – 34.


Edet E .E., Edet T.E., Akpanabiatu M.I., David-Oku E., Atangwho I.J., Igile G., Mgbeje B., &Uboh F.E. (2013). Toxico-pathological changes and phytochemically-induced alleviation in diabetic rats treated with Gongronema latifolium leaf extracts. Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences Vol. 4(5):204 - 213.


O. O. Okwari, E. E. Edet, F. E. Uboh, (2010). The effect of (Treculia africana)(African breadfruit) on serum electrolyte enzyme and some haematological parameters in rats: A sub-chronic study. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences Vol. 16 (2): 251- 255.


F. E. Uboh, M. I., E. E. Edet, P. E Ebong (2010). Increase activity of serum total and prostatic acid phosphatase, alkaline phosphatase, gammaglutamyltransferase and testosterone level in rats exposed to gasoline vapours. Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences Vol 1 (1): pp. 016 – 020.


E. E. Edet, M. I. Akpanabiatu, A, E, Eno, I. B.  Umoh, E. H. Itam  (2009).  Effect of Gongronemalatifolium crude leaf extract on some cardiac enzymes of alloxan- induced diabetic rats. African Journal of Biochemistry Research Volume 3 (11): 366 – 369.


E. U. Eyong, I. B. Umoh, T. I. Ogu, E. E. Edet, M. U. Eteng and A. O. Igiri. (2007). Atherogenic potentials of some Nigerian meals.  Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences.22 (1-2): 15- 18.                                                                                          


A. E. Eno, N. Azah, E. E. Edet, and E. H. Itam (2004). Induced secretion of pepsin-rich gastric juice in the rat by the crude extract from Elaeophobiadrupifera leaves: A dual pathway mechanism. Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences.19 (1-2): 53- 59.


A. E. Eno, E. E. Edet, E. H. Itam (2004). Haematological effects of Cola nitida (Cola nuts) in rats. A sub-chronic feeding study. PeCOP Journal of Tropical Medicine & Health, Volume 1, Number 1.


E. O. Udosen, A. O. Ugwu, E. E. Edet. (2002). Thyroid hormones profile indices for the measurement of infertility in Nigerian women. Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences.17 (1-2):57- 59.


E. O. Udosen, E. E. Edet & M. I. Akpanabiatu (1998). Chemical and nutritional evaluation of boiled conophor seed. Tetracarpidiumconophorum. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences,4 (3): 251 – 253.


E. E. Edet, O. U. Eka& E. T. Ifon(1985). Chemical evaluation of the nutritive value of seeds of African breadfruit (Treculia africana). Food Chemistry 17: 41-47.

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